Reis Miller, SM Northwest junior, wins SkillsUSA culinary competition for 2nd year in a row

Reis Miller
Chef Reis Miller (left) won first place his second year in a row at the SkillsUSA state competition. Photo courtesy of Reis Miller

For the second year in a row, Shawnee Mission Northwest student Reis Miller has won first place in SkillsUSA state competition for his culinary prowess.

With winning first place, the young chef, who is now a junior and is learning culinary skills at Broadmoor Bistro in the SMSD Center for Academic Achievement, can compete at the national competition June 23-28 in Louisville, Kent. Competing nationally gives him a shot at winning more than $100,000 in scholarship funds.